The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ATG products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATG over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within ATG (Art Technology Group).

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ATG
Rank 489 400 419
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +19
Contract jobs citing ATG 90 155 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.72% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 73 52
Average daily rate
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£498 £495 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.50% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £375 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £618 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22232 21594 19770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.19% 45.01% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13100 12532 10879
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1027 1010 1142
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.86 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

ATG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ATG Jobs Demand Trend in England

ATG
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ATG across the England region.

ATG Daily Rate Trend in England

ATG
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATG across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

ATG Daily Rate Histogram in England

ATG
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the England region.

ATG Hourly Rate Trend in England

ATG
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATG within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -46 63 £525 +5.00% 23
South West - 10 £420 - 2
East Midlands -12 6 £475 +46.15% 3
East of England 0 5 - -
South East -21 4 £498 +32.66% 1
Yorkshire -15 1 £350 - 2
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UK

ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ATG.

1 137 (75.69%) E-Commerce
2 86 (47.51%) Retail
3 80 (44.20%) Java
4 69 (38.12%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (37.57%) hybris
6 61 (33.70%) WebSphere
7 59 (32.60%) Oracle
8 50 (27.62%) J2EE
9 38 (20.99%) IBM
10 36 (19.89%) Linux
11 33 (18.23%) XML
11 33 (18.23%) Subversion
11 33 (18.23%) Scrum
12 32 (17.68%) HTML
12 32 (17.68%) Demandware
13 28 (15.47%) Endeca
14 25 (13.81%) JavaScript
15 24 (13.26%) iPad
16 23 (12.71%) Ant
17 22 (12.15%) Web Services
17 22 (12.15%) Magento
17 22 (12.15%) Maven
18 21 (11.60%) Content Management
18 21 (11.60%) TDD
18 21 (11.60%) JIRA
18 21 (11.60%) SQL
19 20 (11.05%) ITIL
20 18 (9.94%) WebLogic
20 18 (9.94%) Jenkins
21 17 (9.39%) WebSphere Application Server

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ATG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 61 (33.70%) WebSphere
2 18 (9.94%) WebLogic
3 17 (9.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 16 (8.84%) IBM HTTP Server
5 15 (8.29%) JBoss
6 11 (6.08%) Apache
6 11 (6.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 8 (4.42%) IIS
8 7 (3.87%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (3.87%) ATG Dynamo
9 6 (3.31%) Commerce Server
10 5 (2.76%) MQSeries
11 4 (2.21%) Confluence
12 3 (1.66%) Apache Solr
13 2 (1.10%) Mule ESB
13 2 (1.10%) CMS
13 2 (1.10%) Mule
13 2 (1.10%) Drupal
13 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.31%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (12.15%) Magento
2 5 (2.76%) Tridion
3 4 (2.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.66%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.55%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
1 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.39%) HTTP
2 10 (5.52%) Internet
3 9 (4.97%) SSL
4 8 (4.42%) DNS
5 5 (2.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.52%) DB2
3 7 (3.87%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.31%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.31%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.10%) MySQL
6 1 (0.55%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.55%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.55%) Big Data
6 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (18.23%) Subversion
2 23 (12.71%) Ant
3 22 (12.15%) Maven
4 21 (11.60%) JIRA
5 18 (9.94%) Jenkins
6 8 (4.42%) Introscope
7 6 (3.31%) Selenium
7 6 (3.31%) JUnit
7 6 (3.31%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.76%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (2.76%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 5 (2.76%) Log4j
8 5 (2.76%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.66%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.10%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.10%) ERwin
10 2 (1.10%) PowerDesigner
10 2 (1.10%) Toad
11 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.55%) ClearCase
General
1 86 (47.51%) Retail
2 8 (4.42%) Marketing
2 8 (4.42%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.87%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.21%) Finance
4 4 (2.21%) Electronics
5 3 (1.66%) Front Office
6 1 (0.55%) German Language
6 1 (0.55%) Automotive
6 1 (0.55%) Advertising
6 1 (0.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (26.52%) Architect
1 48 (26.52%) Analyst
2 43 (23.76%) Developer
3 29 (16.02%) Business Analyst
4 27 (14.92%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (6.63%) Java Developer
6 11 (6.08%) Project Manager
6 11 (6.08%) Agile Business Analyst
7 9 (4.97%) Test Analyst
8 8 (4.42%) UI Programmer
8 8 (4.42%) Front-End Developer
8 8 (4.42%) UI Developer
8 8 (4.42%) Administrator
9 7 (3.87%) Technical Architect
9 7 (3.87%) Deployment Analyst
9 7 (3.87%) Agile Test Analyst
10 6 (3.31%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
11 5 (2.76%) Systems Integrator
11 5 (2.76%) Hybris Architect
12 4 (2.21%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (27.62%) J2EE
2 33 (18.23%) XML
3 32 (17.68%) HTML
4 22 (12.15%) Web Services
5 16 (8.84%) Middleware
5 16 (8.84%) CSS
6 15 (8.29%) SOAP
7 14 (7.73%) .NET
7 14 (7.73%) Spring
7 14 (7.73%) jQuery
8 13 (7.18%) RESTful
9 12 (6.63%) WSDL
9 12 (6.63%) XSD
9 12 (6.63%) XSL
10 11 (6.08%) Ajax
10 11 (6.08%) Struts
11 10 (5.52%) CSS3
12 9 (4.97%) Worklight
13 8 (4.42%) JSP
14 7 (3.87%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.26%) iPad
2 13 (7.18%) Social Media
3 7 (3.87%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.76%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.76%) Data Extraction
4 5 (2.76%) Web 2.0
4 5 (2.76%) User Experience
4 5 (2.76%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (2.21%) DTV
5 4 (2.21%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.66%) Open Source
7 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.55%) EPoS
8 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.55%) Statistics
8 1 (0.55%) PKI
8 1 (0.55%) Clustering
8 1 (0.55%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (19.89%) Linux
2 13 (7.18%) UNIX
3 8 (4.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 6 (3.31%) Windows
5 5 (2.76%) HPUX
5 5 (2.76%) Solaris
6 1 (0.55%) Android
6 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (75.69%) E-Commerce
2 69 (38.12%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (18.23%) Scrum
4 21 (11.60%) Content Management
4 21 (11.60%) TDD
5 20 (11.05%) ITIL
6 17 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (8.84%) Waterfall
8 14 (7.73%) Release Management
9 13 (7.18%) Workflow
10 12 (6.63%) ERP
10 12 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (5.52%) Data Modelling
11 10 (5.52%) Project Management
12 9 (4.97%) Web Design
12 9 (4.97%) Software Testing
12 9 (4.97%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (4.97%) User Stories
12 9 (4.97%) BDD
13 8 (4.42%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (44.20%) Java
2 25 (13.81%) JavaScript
3 21 (11.60%) SQL
4 14 (7.73%) Perl
5 13 (7.18%) Groovy
6 9 (4.97%) Python
7 8 (4.42%) Jython
7 8 (4.42%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.76%) XPath
8 5 (2.76%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.21%) PHP
10 1 (0.55%) C#
10 1 (0.55%) Ruby
10 1 (0.55%) Clojure
10 1 (0.55%) Go
10 1 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (3.87%) ISEB
2 4 (2.21%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.10%) Degree
4 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.76%) QA
2 4 (2.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (2.76%) Firmware
2 4 (2.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (4.42%) Puppet
2 4 (2.21%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.55%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.55%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (37.57%) hybris
2 59 (32.60%) Oracle
3 38 (20.99%) IBM
4 32 (17.68%) Demandware
5 28 (15.47%) Endeca
6 17 (9.39%) Adobe
7 12 (6.63%) webMethods
7 12 (6.63%) Perforce
8 8 (4.42%) AppDynamics
9 7 (3.87%) SAP
10 6 (3.31%) Elastic Path
11 5 (2.76%) Interwoven
11 5 (2.76%) Blue Martini
12 4 (2.21%) ServiceNow
12 4 (2.21%) Ab Initio
12 4 (2.21%) Omniture
13 3 (1.66%) FatWire
14 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (1.10%) BEA
14 2 (1.10%) Siebel
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Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: Negotiable rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, please indicate expecations
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago